In addition to the new infotainment system, Land Rover’s sports SUV is also equipped with many safety technologies, especially the ability to clean the cabin.
Because Land Rover Discovery Sport is comprehensively refreshed from the 2020 version, the 2021 model will not have too many changes.
One of the important refreshes on the Land Rover Discovery Sport 2021 is the infotainment system.
Land Rover Discovery Sport 2021 owns the all-new Pivi Pro infotainment system developed on the new Electrical Vehicle Architecture.
Pivi Pro for faster content downloads, better connections, and support for software updates over the network. New Land Rover Defender models are also equipped with this system.
Online updates help Land Rover Discovery Sport 2021 be able to upgrade maps, applications and features from the manufacturer after being sold to the market. The new SUV automatically searches for software updates and then reports it on the screen for the owner to update.
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are built in. For the first time ever, the exclusive Spotify app is available on Land Rover Discovery Sport. Bluetooth connection supports 2 smartphones at the same time. The new SUV has an optional wireless smartphone charging dock.
Supporting cabin cleaning technology, Cabin Air Ionization introduced in 2020, Land Rover added a new Advanced Cabin Air Filtration system for Discovery Sport 2021.
When activated by the Purify button on the touch screen, the system can remove bacteria, harmful mold and fine dust below 2.5 microns for improved air quality. The active carbon filter also eliminates unpleasant odors in the car.
Other upgrades include traffic sign recognition, lane keeping assist, driver tracking, and a 3D surround camera.
Like the 2020 model, Land Rover Discovery Sport 2021 uses a 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with a capacity of 246 hp and 364 Nm, accompanied by a 9-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive.
Land Rover’s new sports SUV starts at $ 41,900 for the standard S P250, and $ 45,300 for the SE P250.
Higher versions such as the R-Dynamic S P250 and R-Dynamic SE P250 start at $ 43,600 and $ 46,950 respectively in the US market.